"Francois was angry. 'Now, by gar I feex you!' he cried, coming back with a heavy club in his hand." - Francois was going to beat Buck then Buck remembered the man in the red sweater and began to retreat.
" Perrault took a hand. Between them, they ran him about for the better part of the hour. They threw clubs at him. He dodged" - They were chasing Buck then stopped after an hour because they were going to go back on the sled.
Whats wrong Dave?
"Francios called Buck to him, threw his arms around him. wept over him. And that was the last of Francios and Perrault. Like other men, they passed out of Buck's life for good." - Perrault and Francios were not Buck's owners anymore. Francios loved Buck and didn't want to leave him.
"A scotch half breed took charge of him and his mates, and in company with a dozen other dog teams he started back over the weary trail to Dawson."
"Once out of his harness and down, he did not get on his feet again till harness - up time in the morning."
"The scotch Half breed slowly retraced his steps to the camp they left. The men ceased talking. A revolver - shot rang out. The man came back hurriedly. The whips snapped, the bells tinkled merrily, the sleds churned along the trait; but Buck knew, and every dog knew, what had taken place behind the belt of river trees."